1908 Philadelphia Giants - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1908 Philadelphia Giants


21 - 19


16 - 15 in the National Association

1902 / 1909 (Team History)

Managed by:
Sol White (21-19)

Top Hitter


John Henry
Lloyd

Top Pitcher


Sy
Hayman

League Ranks (4 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
97
3rd ERA+
115
1st
OPS
.637
3rd ERA
3.03
1st
BA
.267
2nd BA
.253
2nd
OBP
.316
3rd K/BB
1.31
3rd
SLG
.320
2nd K%
9.3%
2nd
BB%
6.1%
2nd BB%
7.1%
4th
K%
HR%
0.3%
2nd
ISO
.053
3rd WHIP
1.25
2nd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Columbia Park (Philadelphia, PA)
• 2 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame
Walter Schlichter (Owner & Business Manager)


Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
C
22
28
124
112
24
29
5
2
0
13
4
6
2
4
.259
.308
.339
.648
100
1B
22
90
85
8
21
2
0
0
13
1
2
0
3
.247
.264
.271
.535
66
2B
30
30
136
125
13
30
1
2
0
14
3
8
0
3
.240
.286
.280
.566
75
3B
29
30
121
102
15
23
1
0
0
10
4
13
1
5
.225
.319
.235
.554
72
SS
24
30
134
124
31
53
7
4
1
25
4
8
0
2
.427
.462
.573
1.035
220
LF
20
27
119
107
19
32
7
2
0
13
4
9
2
1
.299
.364
.402
.766
137
CF
30
28
126
118
20
32
2
1
0
6
2
6
0
2
.271
.306
.305
.612
89
RF
23
17
69
60
5
17
2
1
0
7
0
7
0
2
.283
.358
.350
.708
119
1B
38
18
68
61
10
15
1
0
0
5
5
5
0
2
.246
.303
.262
.565
75
RF
24
5
21
19
3
4
0
0
0
2
1
1
0
1
.211
.250
.211
.461
43
C
42
6
20
19
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
.105
.105
.105
.211
-35
LF
28
3
13
12
4
3
1
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.250
.308
.333
.641
98
RF
2
7
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
CF
20
1
4
3
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.667
.750
.667
1.417
339
LF
36
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
55
SP
14
51
46
2
10
0
0
0
3
2
1
0
4
.217
.234
.217
.451
40
SP
23
9
31
29
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.069
.100
.069
.169
-48
SP
22
4
18
16
1
5
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.313
.389
.313
.701
117
SP
34
1
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
19
276
1160
1052
156
281
29
12
1
113
31
71
5
32
.267
.316
.320
.637
97
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown



Advanced Batting
Pos LG LG LG LG LG LG
30
2B
136
.275
.312
5.9%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.040
.062
24
SS
134
.486
.312
6.0%
6.9%
0.7%
0.3%
.145
.062
30
CF
126
.297
.312
4.8%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.034
.062
22
C
124
.307
.312
4.8%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.080
.062
29
3B
121
.278
.312
10.7%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.010
.062
20
LF
119
.371
.312
7.6%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.103
.062
1B
90
.254
.312
2.2%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.024
.062
23
RF
69
.341
.312
10.1%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.067
.062
38
1B
68
.277
.312
7.4%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.016
.062
SP
51
.206
.312
2.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.062
23
SP
31
.088
.312
3.2%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.062
24
RF
21
.222
.312
4.8%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.062
42
C
20
.098
.312
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.062
22
SP
18
.356
.312
11.1%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.062
28
LF
13
.316
.312
7.7%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.083
.062
RF
7
.000
.312
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.062
36
LF
4
.244
.312
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.062
34
SP
4
.000
.312
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.062
20
CF
4
.679
.312
25.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.062
19
1160
.306
.312
6.1%
6.9%
0.1%
0.3%
.053
.062
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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